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SHEEP. A wether more than a year old. 4 Car. & Payne, 216; 19 Eng. Com. Law Rep. 331, S. C.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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He said, "I look forward to hearing about the accomplishments of this year's scholars and seeing the Welsh industry benefit from their experiences.": Genetics research could mark the end of sheep-shearing:Farmers could one day breed easy-care sheep that don't need shearing.
Paul is keen to implement an easy-care sheep management system on his farm, common practice in New Zealand, where during his six-week stay he saw some large farm businesses, often with 3,500 ewes and more, succeed with a very small labour force by eliminating unnecessary day-to-day jobs around the farm.